Newnan-Fairburn Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

#BHM – Emmett Littleton Ashford

In recognition of Black History Month, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. continues to recognize a few of its member’s “Achievements in Every Field of Human Endeavor” #KappaHistoryIsBlackHistory Known for his animated showmanship style of baseball umpiring, Emmett Littleton Ashford was the first African-American Major League Baseball (MLB) umpire. Ashford spent years trolling in the minor […]

#BHM – Samuel Massie

In recognition of Black History Month, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. continues to recognize a few of its member’s “Achievement in Every Field of Human Endeavor” #KappaHistoryIsBlackHistory Samuel Massie, a genius, chemist and teacher was born in 1919 in North Little Rock, Arkansas. By the time he entered the 1st grade, he was reading at […]

#BHM – Dr. Ossian Hart Sweet, Jr.

In recognition of Black History Month, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. continues to recognize a few of its member’s “Achievements in Every Field of Human Endeavor” #KappaHistoryIsBlackHistory The story of Dr. Sweet is a tragic American one from 1920s Detroit that touches civil rights, property rights, equal protection of citizens by law enforcement, mob bigotry, […]

#BHM – James W. Williams

In recognition of Black History Month, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. continues to recognize a few of its member’s “Achievement in Every Field of Human Endeavor” #KappaHistoryIsBlackHistory A native of Memphis, Tennessee, James W. Williams’ earliest aspirations of flying occurred when he was a child. He and his father would go to the airport on […]